${ notification.message }}

Newcastle v Liverpool preview, Howe talks injuries, transfer updates

by David · Published Tue 30 Aug 2022, 21:27
Newcastle v Liverpool preview, Howe talks injuries, transfer updates

Today's news recapped

Transfer watch

  • Alvarez rumours have gone quiet
  • Dendoncker becomes a new target, with the toon looking to Hijack Everton's attempts to sign him
  • New signing Isak turned down a late push from Man U to sign for Newcastle
  • Maitland-Niles is a late target for NUFC
  • He's able to play across the right side, though he prefers a central role
  • Howe does not expect another "major" signing
  • Toon linked to Cody Gakpo amid fresh Arsenal approach
  • Focus will be on loans most likely
  • Dubravka has secured a move to Man U
  • The deal is a loan with option to buy triggered by appearances
  • Howe admitted a number of young players could go out on loan
  • Matty Longstaff is expected to be one of them

Injury updates

  • ASM is ok, but may miss Liverpool
  • Trippier is fine and should feature
  • Krafth will be out for a very long time
  • Bruno will miss a few games with hamstring strain
  • Everyone else should be fine
  • Isak still does not have his work-permit
  • Suspected delay due to bank holiday in the UK

Joe Willock Interview with NUFCTV

Liverpool preview

NUFCW Manger Becky Langley interview

  • The Athletic (Paywall) spoke to her ahead of the new season
  • Owners want the women's team in Europe by 2027
  • Noted how big a deal it is to be welcomed into NUFC official last week
  • Staveley and Mehrdad Ghodoussi have been a driving force within NUFCW
  • Very clear that NUFCW side is a massive part of the club's future

In other news

  • Match cam from Wolves game
  • U21s game ended 0-0 against Doncaster in the Papa John's Trophy, and it went to penalties
  • Sadly, the u21s lost 4-2 after missing their 3rd and 4th spot kicks
Possible early leak of the NUFC squad in FIFA 23 (Isak rumoured to be an 82)